Marion County becomes seventh in East Texas to issue burn ban

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TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Marion County in northeast Texas became the seventh East Texas county to issue a burn ban in the last few weeks.

The county announced the decision on their website and that it would take effect at 5 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

It gave no end date, instead writing: “…until we receive substantial rainfall in Marion County.”

Absolutely, no outdoor burning of any kind is allowed under the ban.

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